About

The Daily Free Press (ISSN 1094-7337), the independent student newspaper at Boston University, is published digitally Monday through Friday and printed on Thursdays during the academic year except during vacation and exam periods, as well as when there aren’t ads to help cover the cost of printing. The paper is published by Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc., a nonprofit Massachusetts corporation operated by Boston University students. The paper was founded May 5, 1970 by BU students.

The Daily Free Press in print is distributed free at about 50 sites on Boston University’s Charles River Campus. Those interested can also sign up for  our email newsletter, which  is sent each morning with the day’s top headlines.

The Daily Free Press Online (ISSN 1094-5962) has been publishing on the same days as the print edition since January 1996 at http://www.dailyfreepress.com.

Please email [email protected] for more information.


Print Readership Information

Circulation for publishing days of The Daily Free Press in print is 5,000 issues each Thursday.

Online Readership Information

  • Approximately 100,000 page views a month
  • Approximately 47,000  unique views a month

Editors — Spring 2019

Shaun Robinson  — Editor-in-Chief ([email protected])
Diana Leane  — Managing Editor  ([email protected])

Audrey Martin — Campus  Editor  ([email protected])
Alex LaSalvia — Associate Campus Editor
Susannah  Sudborough — Associate Campus Editor

Haley Lerner — City Editor  ([email protected])
Joel Lau — Associate City Editor
Julia Sullivan — Associate City Editor

Natalie Patrick — Associate News Editor

Samantha Drysdale — Features Editor ([email protected])
Roshini Kotwani — Associate Community Editor
Amelia Murray-Cooper — Associate Science Editor
Lauren Richards — Associate Business Editor
Martha Merrow — Associate Arts Editor

Nick Telesmanic — Sports Editor  ([email protected])
Chris Larabee — Associate Sports Editor

Max Berman — Editorial Page Editor ([email protected])

Gabriela Hutchings — Photo Editor  ([email protected])
Sophie Park — Associate Photo Editor
Rachel Sharples — Associate Photo Editor
Serena Yu — Associate Photo Editor

Michal Shvimer — Blog Editor ([email protected])

Chloe Qin — Layout Editor ([email protected])

Ananya Panchal — Multimedia Editor ([email protected])
Sherri Ma — Associate Video Editor

Mike Reddy — Podcast Editor  ([email protected])
Jen Racoosin — Associate Podcast Editor
Zoe Han — Associate Podcast Editor


Business Staff

Advertising Department ([email protected])
Shakti Rovner – Office Manager   ([email protected])

Board of Directors of Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc.  ([email protected])